Topology I (V3D1/F4D1), winter term 2017/18

Mondays,10:15-12:00 and Wednesdays, 8:15-10:00, Kleiner Hörsaal (Wegelerstr. 10)

Lecturer: Prof. Stefan Schwede
Email : schwede (at)
Assistant: Christian Wimmer
Email: wimmer (at)


singular homology, CW-complexes, higher homotopy groups

- F. Waldhausen, Algebraische Topologie
- G. Bredon, Topology and Geometry (Springer)
- A. Hatcher, Algebraic Topology
- K. Jänich, Topologie (Springer)
- G. Laures, M. Szymik, Grundkurs Topologie (Spektrum)


point set topology (topological space, subspaces, quotient spaces, compactness, separation axioms), fundamental group, covering space theory


There will be a written exam on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Requirements for admission to the exam are: The second exam will take place on Tuesday, March 27, 2018.


The new exercise sheets will be available here for download on Fridays. The completed exercises have to be handed in 10 days later before the Monday lecture. Exercise sheets may be handed in jointly by at most three students.

Exercise groups

Time/Place Tutor
Thursdays 8-10, N 0.003 (Neubau) Michael Stahlhauer
Thursdays 16-18, N 0.003 (Neubau) Timm von Puttkamer
Fridays 8-10, N 0.003 (Neubau) Thorben Kastenholz
Fridays 12-14, N 0.003 (Neubau) Lars Maier
Fridays, 14-16, N 0.003 (Neubau) Robin Stoll

S. Schwede, 15.09.2017